Moon amulet, Gochevo, South Russia, 11th Century. Moon pendants of this type were widely spread over X-XIII Rus. They were worn by women within necklaces or separately and symbolized moon, the feminine and fertility. Brass. Size 28 x 33 mm Crescent pendant p06
Ebony and Horn Ceremonial Necklace. Sumba Island (also known as Sandalwood Island) is well known for its Sandalwood, horses, megalithic tombs and hand woven textile (“ikat”). Sumbanese keep strongly to their traditions and religion called Marapu. The important ceremonies such as wedding and funerals include animal sacrifice and adornment of traditional jewelry which depicts social status. Location: Sumba Island, Indonesia | Dimensions: 14.25" x 14.25" x 4" | With Stand 18" x 14.25" x 5.75.
Tibet | Silver, turquoise, coral, amber | Beautiful old (first half of the 20th century) pectoral necklace from Tibet blending beautifully worked silver and amber stones and amber of the finest quality ... this type of ceremonial ornament is rare, truly wearable and a piece of collection! Weight:229gr Diameter::4,33inch